We are seeking applicants who possess two or more of these skill sets and are willing to work together with the team to accomplish our common goals:
- Accounting, Excel experience
- Developing and presenting educational material to classrooms and communities
- Communicating with news or media organizations
- Social media expertise - both preparing content and networking
- Green events planning
- Grassroots marketing
- Building art from repurposed materials
- Video production
- Grant research and writing
- Community organizing
- Auto mechanic skills, diesel engine repair
If hired, each employee will be required to walk and pick up trash four days, work in their specialized area for two days, and take one day off each week. Each employee is required to post to the blog once every three weeks, attend a weekly meeting, and provide leadership in their specified work area.
Shared Room & Board is covered by Pick Up America. Travel to and from the Pick Up America camp can be further discussed and arrangements will be made. If we meet our fundraising goals, we offer $25/week stipends for employees.
Ideally, we would like Pick Up Artists to join the crew for the entire eight months of our roadtrip and work remotely for one month in February. However, we are willing to accept individuals for certain segments of the 2012 campaign if necessary. To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and three references (two professional, one personal) to davey at pickupamerica dot org. In the email, indicate your preferred time period and geographic region.
Other seasonal and temporary positions are also available with Pick Up America, check them out at http://pickupamerica.org/apply-be-pick-artist#/connect .